Star Shadow Universe

Star Shadow, the open ended role playing universe
 
HomeCalendarGalleryFAQSearchRegisterLog in

Share | 
 

 The Merchant

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
Admin
Admin


Number of posts : 442
Registration date : 2009-02-25

Character Sheet
Character Name: Administrator of the Universe
Species:
Classes: Ascended Being

PostSubject: The Merchant   Mon Mar 09, 2009 9:43 pm

Merchants function as professionals who deal with trade, dealing in commodities that they do not produce themselves, in order to produce profit.

Merchants can be of two types:

1. A wholesale merchant operates in the chain between producer and retail merchant. Some wholesale merchants only organize the movement of goods rather than move the goods themselves.

2. A retail merchant or retailer, sells commodities to consumers (including businesses). A shop owner is a retail merchant.


A merchant class characterizes many pre-modern societies. Its status can range from high (even achieving titles like that of merchant prince or nabob) to low, such as in ancient Chinese culture, due to the soiling capabilities of profiting from "mere" trade, rather than from the labor of others reflected in agricultural produce, craftsmanship, and tribute.
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://starshadowrp.forumotion.com
 
The Merchant
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Alisha Merchant
» Senya Rapimados "Flash Thief" "Rapid Manos" "White Lightning"
» Zenonia roleplay
» A Blacksmith and A Merchant (Mail Pick up)
» Escort the Merchant [C Rank][Repeatable]

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Star Shadow Universe :: The Classes :: Standard Classes-
Jump to: